Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a C++/C# Developer was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

C++/C# Developer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 309 319 368
Rank change year-on-year +10 +49 +61
Permanent jobs requiring a C++/C# Developer 21 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.20% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 16
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £82,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +65.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £62,125 £29,088
90th Percentile £105,250 £86,250 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £71,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year -8.77% +42.50% -4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 9,824 10,367 13,560
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.89% 96.62% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 8,778 9,455 11,974
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £88,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

C++/C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured C++/C# Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for C++/C# Developer in the City of London

C++/C# Developer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++/C# Developer in the City of London.

Salary trend for C++/C# Developer in the City of London

C++/C# Developer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++/C# Developer in the City of London over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for C++/C# Developer in the City of London

C++/C# Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, C++/C# Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring C++/C# Developer in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) C#
1 21 (100.00%) C++
2 17 (80.95%) Finance
3 15 (71.43%) TDD
4 14 (66.67%) SQL
5 13 (61.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 12 (57.14%) .NET
7 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
7 11 (52.38%) T-SQL
7 11 (52.38%) RDBMS
7 11 (52.38%) Windows
7 11 (52.38%) Refactoring
7 11 (52.38%) Multithreading
7 11 (52.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 11 (52.38%) Relational Database
7 11 (52.38%) Data Structures
7 11 (52.38%) Algorithms
7 11 (52.38%) MetaTrader
8 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (28.57%) Python
10 4 (19.05%) Degree
10 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
10 4 (19.05%) SDLC
10 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Excel
10 4 (19.05%) VBA
10 4 (19.05%) Computer Science Degree
11 3 (14.29%) Banking
11 3 (14.29%) Front Office
11 3 (14.29%) HTML
11 3 (14.29%) Java

C++/C# Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (52.38%) MetaTrader
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) RDBMS
1 11 (52.38%) Relational Database
1 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Big Data
General
1 17 (80.95%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
2 3 (14.29%) Front Office
3 2 (9.52%) Financial Institution
3 2 (9.52%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) .NET
2 11 (52.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 3 (14.29%) HTML
3 3 (14.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 11 (52.38%) Algorithms
2 11 (52.38%) Data Structures
3 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
4 2 (9.52%) Fintech
4 2 (9.52%) Robotics
5 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (4.76%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) TDD
2 11 (52.38%) Multithreading
2 11 (52.38%) Refactoring
3 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (19.05%) SDLC
5 3 (14.29%) OO
6 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.76%) Functional Programming
7 1 (4.76%) Mathematical Modelling
7 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C#
1 21 (100.00%) C++
2 14 (66.67%) SQL
3 11 (52.38%) T-SQL
4 6 (28.57%) Python
5 4 (19.05%) VBA
6 3 (14.29%) Java
7 1 (4.76%) C
7 1 (4.76%) F#
7 1 (4.76%) Haskell
7 1 (4.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (19.05%) Degree